NH Food Alliance News
The NH Food Alliance blog highlights the fascinating and diverse happenings throughout the Granite State food system. Read on for information and inspiration!
The New England Food Summit, organized by Food Solutions New England (FSNE), which is supported by the UNH Sustainability Institute, was held June 8th and 9th at Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Fifteen delegates from multiple areas of the NH food system attended the summit, hearing success stories from several organizations in the region, collaborating on how to achieve the “50 by 60” New England Food Vision, and networking with delegates from other states.
Terry Johnson is the Director of Healthy Eating Active Living New Hampshire (HEAL NH), led by the Foundation for Healthy Communities. HEAL NH is a statewide campaign that aims to reduce obesity and chronic disease by improving access to healthy foods and physical activity.
The Viability Working Group
The Viability Working Group has had three meetings so far and will continue meeting monthly until February of 2017. This group will be working on refining and prioritizing the broad goals and approaches outlined in the Viability Initiative. We are excited to have everyone on board!